24-26 May 2022

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Celebrating its 13th edition on 24-26 May 2022, CDW has firmly established itself as the UK’s leading independent design festival and annually attracts the international design community to this small area of London for three days of exciting events.

Clerkenwell is home to more creative businesses and architects per square mile than anywhere else on the planet, making it one of the most important design hubs in the world.

To champion this talented and diverse community, Clerkenwell Design Week provides a world-class showcase of leading UK and international designers and brands across a diverse array of showroom events, exhibitions, live talks, workshops and installations, all focused on the business and future of design.

- Meet with 34,185 visitors
- 64% of visitors are Architects and Designers
- £5.4bn visitor spending power

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Who visits?

Who visits?

Architects, designers, developers, retail buyers, design enthusiasts, members of the design press and more.

CDW visitor types



90% consider CDW important to attend

Visitors attend to:

- See new products (82%)
- Find inspiration (65%)
- Network with peers (40%)
- Find new suppliers (34%)
- See installations (33%)

Exhibitor leads

Exhibitor leads

- 68,104 leads were captured during CDW, a 4% increase on 2018

- 437 average leads per exhibitor

- high quality leads from the A+D community



​​​​Liz Walker – Orangebox

​​​​Liz Walker – Orangebox

“It was a great event, but then it always is. We were steadily busy for the full 3 days and then obviously the parties in the evening. There is always a great community feel at CDW that brings all the local businesses together.”
Fiona Coyne - Benchmark

Fiona Coyne - Benchmark

“We were delighted to return to Clerkenwell Design Week for the 2019 edition and very proud to be part of the British Collection, a brilliant showcase for the best of British craftsmanship and design.”



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